Daniel Brodie, M.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center
Director, Medical Intensive Care Units and Medical Critical Care Service
Director, Medical ECMO Program
Co-Director, Center for Acute Respiratory Failure
Vice Chair for Special Projects, Department of Medicine
Associate Chief, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, & Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Brodie's CV


Daniel Brodie is Director of the Medical ICUs and the Medical Critical Care Service at the Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons and the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. He is also the Co-Director of the Center for Acute Respiratory Failure and the Director of the Medical ECMO Program, one of the largest ECMO programs in the world for adult respiratory failure. He is the Executive Committee Chairman for the International ECMO Network (ECMONet), an organization dedicated to fostering high quality research in the field of ECMO. He is a primary or co-primary investigator for multiple ongoing and upcoming studies in ECMO. Dr. Brodie is also on the Steering Committee of the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization,

Education and Training

B.A. in History, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1987-1991
Medical School:
Cornell University Medical College, NY NY, 1995-1999
Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 1999-2000
Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 2000-2002
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY 2003-2006

Selected Honors and Awards

  • 1991 Magna Cum Laude, University of Pennsylvania
  • 1999 Alpha Omega Alpha, Cornell University Medical College
  • 2002 The Daniel Baker, Jr. Memorial Award, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Osler Medical Service
  • 2004 Medical House Staff Teaching Award for Fellows
  • 2004-2005 Stony Wold-Herbert Fund Foundation Fellowship for Pulmonary Research
  • 2005-2006 Stony Wold-Herbert Fund Foundation Fellowship for Pulmonary Research
  • 2007 Medical House Staff Teaching Award for Faculty
  • 2008 The Daniel V. Kimberg Memorial Junior Faculty Teaching Award
  • 2009-2012 The Ewig Clinical Education Award, three-year award
  • 2011 Excellence in Pharmacy Advocate Award
  • 2012 Patient Centered Care Physician Champion Award, New York-Presbyterian Hospital

Other Experience and Professional Membership

Chair, Executive Committee, International ECMO Network (ECMONet)

Steering Committee, Extracorporeal Life Support Organization

Protocol Review Committee for the NIH/NHLBI Prevention and Early Treatment of Acute Lung Injury (PETAL) Network

American Thoracic Society Critical Care Assembly Planning Committee

American Thoracic Society

American College of Chest Physicians

Society of Critical Care Medicine

European Society of Intensive Care Medicine

American Society for Artificial Internal Organs

Extracorporeal Life Support Organization


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  • Pulmonary Disease Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine

Clinical Expertise

  • ECMO and Extracorporeal CO2 Removal
  • Acute respiratory failure
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Medicine

Clinical Centers

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine Diplomate, 2002
  • Pulmonary Disease Diplomate, 2005
  • Critical Care Medicine Diplomate, 2016


Research Interests

  • ECMO and extracorporeal CO2 removal for respiratory failure
  • Long-term extracoporeal device support
  • Acute Lung Injury
  • COPD
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Early mobilization and rehabilitation in the ICU

Selected Publications

  1. Brodie D, Curtis JR, Vincent JL, Bakker J, Brown CE, Creteur J, Papazian L, Sladen RN, Ranieri VM. Treatment limitations in the era of ECMO. Lancet Resp Med 2017;Online July 7.
  2. Abrams D, Baldwin MR, Champion M, Agerstrand C, Eisenberger A, Bacchetta M, Brodie D. Thrombocytopenia and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in adults with acute respiratory failure: a cohort study. Intensive Care Med 2016;42:844-52.
  3. Karagiannidis C, Brodie D, Strassmann S, Stoelben E, Philipp A, Bein T, Muller T, Windisch W. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: evolving epidemiology and mortality. Intensive Care Med 2016;42:889-96.
  4. Brodie D, Guerin C. Rescue therapy for refractory ARDS should be offered early: no. Intensive Care Med 2015;41:926-9.
  5. Position paper for the organization of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation programs for acute respiratory failure in adult patients. Combes A, Brodie D, Bartlett R, Brochard L, Brower R, Conrad S, De Backer D, Fan E, Ferguson N, Fortenberry J, Fraser J, Gattinoni L, MacLaren G, Lynch W, Mercat A, Mueller T, Ogino M, Peek G, Pellegrino V, Pesenti A, Ranieri M, Slutsky A, Vuylsteke A. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2014; July 25 epub.
  6. Abrams D, Combes A, Brodie D. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in cardiopulmonary disease in adults. J Am Coll Cardiol 2014;63:2769-2778.
  7. Abrams D, Prager K, Blinderman C, Burkart K, Brodie D. Ethical Dilemmas Encountered with the Use of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Adults. Chest 2014;145:876-882.
  8. Abrams D, Javidfar J, Farrand E, Mongero L, Agerstrand C, Ryan P, Zemmel D, Galuskin K, Morrone T, Boerem P, Bacchetta M, Brodie D. Early Mobilization of Patients Receiving Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Critical Care 2014;18(2):R38
  9. Abrams D, Brenner K, Burkart K, Agerstrand C, Thomashow B, Bacchetta M, Brodie D. Pilot Study of Extracorporeal Carbon Dioxide Removal to Facilitate Extubation and Ambulation in COPD Exacerbations. Ann Am Thorac Soc 2013;10(4):307-314.
  10. Brodie D, Bacchetta M. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for ARDS in adults. New England Journal of Medicine 2011;365(20);1905-14.

View Dr. Brodie's full list of publications from PubMed